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Manor Lake Athens NOW OPEN

933 US Hwy 29 N, Athens, GA 30601

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Caring For Seniors Is Our MissionIf you’re worried about a senior parent, you’ll find relief at Manor Lake Athens. Care at Manor Lake Athens is more than just meals and medications. It includes serving the Body, Mind and Spirit of a senior – because care is physical, emotional, and...

Orchard at Athens

2750 Atlanta Hwy, Athens, GA 30606

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Orchard Senior Living is proud to present Athens' premier Assisted Living & Memory Care Community - Orchard at Athens. Get ready to see Assisted Living and Memory Care like you have never seen before.Located just minutes from St. Mary’s and Piedmont Hospital on Atlanta Hwy, Orchard at Athens...

Morningside of Athens

1291 Cedar Shoals Drive, Athens, GA 30605

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Located on the East side of Athens, across from Cedar Shoals High School, Morningside of Athens is an assisted living community close to St. Mary's Hospital. We offer spacious suites in a quiet, home-like atmosphere. On-site staff is available 24-hours a day, and caring certified nursing...

Avery Place

124 Avery Street, Winterville, GA 30683

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Avery Place assisted living is located in the small town of Winterville Georgia where we offer country living and hospitality at its best. We are close to Athens Georgia and we often take our residents on outings there to enjoy concerts, museums and festivals such as the car show and the very...

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Arbor Terrace of Athens

170 Marilyn Farmer Way, Athens, GA 30606

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Arbor Terrace of Athens is the premier assisted living community in the greater Athens, Georgia, area, providing the highest quality of geriatric care and assisted living, including innovative memory care designed specifically to support residents affected by Alzheimer's disease and other...

St. Gabriel Athens

2040 Resurgence Dr, Bishop, GA 30621

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To most people it means seniors occupying their time in a nice building and cared for by professionals. Now imagine seniors living CONNECTED, ACTIVE, and PURPOSEFUL lives. Imagine them using tablets and social media to connect with family and friends, or enjoying a variety of experiences led by...

The Landing of Bogart NOW OPEN

2881 Monroe Hwy Building 300, Watkinsville, GA 30677

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Introducing a brand new community to the Oconee County/Athens Georgia area. Locally owned and operated, The Landing Senior Living is a 48 room community. We proudly offer 16 memory care studios and 32 assisted living suites. The Landing Senior Living also offers resort style amenities to include:...

Jackson Oaks Senior Living

50 Sumner Way, Jefferson, GA 30549

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Located in historic Jefferson, Georgia, and situated on 5 acres overlooking an 8-acre lake, Bentley Assisted Living at Northminster offers a friendly and homey environment. Designed to promote socializing, Bentley Assisted Living at Northminster provides a great room with a cozy fireplace and...

Morning Dove Personal Care

211 Fairground Rd, Lexington, GA 30648

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Brookside Commerce

199 West W Gary Road, Commerce, GA 30529

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Brookside Commerce is a senior living community offering a wide range of care services in Commerce, GA. Commerce boasts small town southern charm with convenient access to the metropolitan areas of Athens and Atlanta. Our town has many fun events year-round, a thriving downtown area, eclectic...

Brighter Mornings at the Shoals

7456 Highway 82 Spur, Maysville, GA 30558

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Brighter Mornings at the Shoals is a senior residential care home located in the small town of Maysville, GA and in Banks and Jackson counties. Maysville is a tiny town, with less than 1,800 residents in the entire town. The entire city only spans a few miles and is just a few miles south from...

Abundant Living Personal Care Home

883 Roy Wood Road, Comer, GA 30629

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Abundant Living Personal Care Home is a residential care home in Comer, GA, located in Madison County. Comer is exactly what you would expect from a small town because it is full of charm, hospitality, and outdoor beauty. The town has a variety of recreational activities available for people of...

The Landing of Winder NOW OPEN

901 Haymon Morris Rd, Winder, GA 30680

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Introducing a brand new community to the Oconee County/Athens Georgia area. Locally owned and operated, The Landing Senior Living is a 48 room community. We proudly offer 16 memory care studios and 32 assisted living suites. The Landing Senior Living also offers resort style amenities to include:...

Gateway Gardens

138 Gateway Lane, Bethlehem, GA 30620

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Gateway Gardens is a new assisted living and memory care community located in Winder, GA. We are locally owned and operated, which allows us to promptly respond to our residents and their loved ones in a very personal manner.Our community offers assisted living services that promote independence...

The Graceful Manor Senior Care Home NOW OPEN

120 Mears St, Monroe, GA 30655

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The Gables at Cobb Village

12 Cobb Village Drive, Royston, GA 30662

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The Gables at Cobb Village is a senior residence provides seniors with a community that is made just for them and offers them a comfortable place to call home. Located in Royston, GA, this community offers much to its residents. Guests of this community's residents will find the Royston Wellness...

Maria's Warm Home

1322 Smokerise Lane, Auburn, GA 30011

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Maria's Warm Home is a Personal Care Home in Auburn city close to Winder and Dacula city.We are in business for 6 years and we have experience in senior care over30 years because of my profession like nurse and now Certified Medical Assistant. Our community offer many opportunities for those who...

Madison House

167 W Jefferson St, Madison, GA 30650

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The owners and staff of Madison House Assisted Living realize that we serve both our residents and their loved ones. Our residents are provided with the services and support that they need with dignity, respect, care, sensitivity and joy.

The Madison (Opening Early 2021)

150 Hancock St, Madison, GA 30650

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The Veranda at Carnesville

29 McEntire Street, Carnesville, GA 30521

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We provide gentle guidance and oversight while fostering dignity and encouraging independence. Our staff manages medication and assists with bathing and grooming. Three home-cooked meals are served daily in our country style dining room, and activities are offered daily to engage and stimulate...

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Learn More About Assisted Living in Athens, GA

Athens, home to the University of Georgia, hosts all the resources and conveniences of a modern city with many local attractions both on and off campus. Residents can get the most of Athens in their own way through the city’s lively music and football cultures, its pristine natural areas, or the diverse shopping and dining experiences in the downtown district.

In Athens, assisted living communities provide personal care services in settings typically ranging from private apartments to shared rooms, often with restaurant-style dining and activities based on residents’ interests. Designed to promote independence among seniors who don’t require 24-hour skilled nursing care, assisted living is a good option for retirees who need help with some daily tasks and would like to live a socially fulfilling, active lifestyle.


Cost of Assisted Living in Athens, GA

The median monthly cost of assisted living in 2019 was about $5,200 in Athens and $3,800 within the metropolitan area. The median monthly cost of assisted living in 2019 in the state of Georgia was around $3,600.


Learn More About Athens, GA

Cost of Living

The total household expenses associated with living in Athens are rated 26 points below the national average. Grocery and other essential costs are also rated well below the average, indicating that Athens is relatively affordable.

Index Scores

All index scores are based on a scale that has the national average set at 100. A score of 200 indicates that the cost is twice as expensive as the national average, while a score of 50 indicates that the cost is half as expensive.

Household ExpensesHealth CareInsuranceEntertainmentGroceriesClothing747166717776

Income and Housing

Median Income Age 45-64Median Income Age 65+Median Household IncomeAverage Individual IncomeMedian Employee SalaryAverage Property TaxOne-bedroom Apartment Gross Rent Estimate$49,071 per year$43,345 per year$34,494 per year$21,511 per year$40,348 per year$1,966 per year$696 per month

Local Hospitals

The top hospitals that service Athens include:

Piedmont Athens Regional

  • Facility type: governmental, short-term acute care
  • Bed count: 350+
  • Specialties: emergency department, ICU, joint replacement

Saint Mary’s Hospital

  • Facility type: nonprofit, short-term acute care
  • Bed count: 180+
  • Specialties: physical therapy, spine surgery, arthroscopy

Weather and Climate

Athens’s climate is classified as humid subtropical, which means the city experiences hot, humid summers and cool winters. The average humidity level is 66%, and humidity levels are often highest during September at about 71%.

Seasonal Temperatures

January AverageJanuary MaximumJanuary Minimum42°F51°F33°F

July AverageJuly MaximumJuly Minimum80°F90°F69°F

Air Quality

  • Relative Air Quality Index: 90

This index is based on a scale that has the national average set at 100. A score of 200 indicates twice the presence of air pollutants than the national average, while a score of 50 indicates half the presence.

Precipitation

  • Average annual precipitation: 48″

Demographics and Values

Population Statistics

Median AgePercent of Population Over 65PopulationPopulation DensityAverage Household Size2710.5%95,4421,499 per square mile2.3

Race & Ethnicity

American Indian or Alaskan NativeAsianBlackHispanic or LatinoNative Hawaiian or Pacific IslanderTwo or More RacesWhite (not Hispanic or Latino)0.1%3.9%28.0%10.9%0.1%2.6%54.8%

These figures were taken from the most recent U.S. Census.

LGBTQ+ Inclusivity

These scores were taken from the 2020 Human Rights Campaign’s Municipal Equality Index.

  • Non-discrimination laws in Athens-Clarke: 0/30
  • Overall inclusivity: 29/100

2016 Presidential Election Results for Clarke County

DemocraticRepublicanOther66.7%28.7%4.6%

Arts, Culture, Entertainment, and Recreation

Some of the most popular museums and historic sites in Athens include:

  • Georgia Museum of Art
  • Georgia Museum of Natural History
  • T.R.R. Cobb House

Outdoor attractions in Athens:

  • Sandy Creek Park
  • Walker Park
  • Rose Creek
  • Hardigree Wildlife Sanctuary
  • State Botanical Garden of Georgia
  • Bear Hollow Zoo

Athens’s top entertainment destinations and shopping districts are:

  • Beechwood Cinemas
  • Athens Wine Weekend
  • AthFest
  • Sanford Stadium
  • Georgia Square Mall
  • Athens West Shopping Center
  • Epps Village Shopping Center

Transportation

ACC Transit offers public bus transportation in the Athens-Clarke County area, offering no-cost fares to senior citizens. Taxis and rideshare services, like Uber and Lyft, are also available in Athens.

Frequently asked questions about Assisted Living facilities in Georgia

There are 20 assisted living facilities near Athens, Georgia. See the full list.

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